David R. “Ralph” Knapp, age 82, of Caldwell, OH passed away Thursday, November 25th, 2010 at Summit Acres Nursing & Rehab in Caldwell. He was born April 2nd, 1928 in White Sulphur Springs, WV a son of the late Harry W. and Myrtle Sydenstricker Knapp.
Ralph served and protected his nation in the US Army. He enjoyed spending time hunting and fishing.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife Agnes E. McQuade Knapp whom he married December 8th, 1954 and who passed December 5th, 2007; 5 brothers Charlie, Harrison, Jesse, John and Gordon Knapp.
He will be missed by his family, son David R. (Mary) Knapp II of the home; Grandson Zachary Joy of Ashtabula, OH; 3 Step Grandchildren Justin Brown of Coshocton, OH, Latasha Bigrigg of Canton, OH and Mariah Haines of the home; a sister Nellie (Nelson) Davis of Kentucky; 3 brothers Marshall Knapp of Lancaster, OH, Lonnie Knapp of Logan, OH and Jimmy Knapp of White Sulphur Springs, WV. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
In keeping with Ralph’s wishes cremation will occur, with no services at this time. Chandler Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 609 West Street, Caldwell, OH 43724 has been entrusted to care for the family.